Barbara Betemps, 11, is crowned Miss Tween in Paris. Photo: AP Barbara Betemps, 11, is crowned Miss Tween in Paris. Photo: AP
Barbara Betemps, 11, is crowned Miss Tween in Paris. Photo: AP

French Senate votes to ban young beauty pageants

French lawmakers fear 'destructive' contests could grow to extremes of US and other countries and vote to curb youngsters being sexualised

Barbara Betemps, 11, is crowned Miss Tween in Paris. Photo: AP Barbara Betemps, 11, is crowned Miss Tween in Paris. Photo: AP
Barbara Betemps, 11, is crowned Miss Tween in Paris. Photo: AP
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